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Crispy Baked Zucchini Fries

These Zucchini Fries are good, man.  So good, that I’ve made them twice in the past two days. The outside is nice and crispy, the inside soft and tender. They taste fabulous dipped into this homemade marinara, and would make a great addition to any kind of Italian style meal. Make them to accompany a […]

Sweet and Tangy Bacon Broccoli Pasta Salad

I have a lovely little salad recipe for you today. It’s tangy and sweet. It has a wonderful crunch, thanks to the nicely toasted pecans and small broccoli pieces you are going to put in it.  Bacon is involved. Ah…bacon, and its magical and flavorful powers. Did you know bacon has magical powers? It does. It gives […]

Super Moist Chocolate Pecan Zucchini Cake

It’s that time of year again, dear reader. The time of the Blessed Zucchini.  Several years ago a dear neighbor and friend brought me a few pieces of this heavenly Chocolate Pecan Zucchini Cake. It is absolutely wonderful, and as I mentioned in the title…super moist. Shredded Zucchini can do that to a recipe, you […]

Shredded Mexican Chicken (Crock Pot or Stove Top)

We eat a lot of Mexican Food around here. Simple ground beef Tacos are a favorite as well as Taco Salad, Creamy Chicken Tacos , Creamy Chipotle Southwest Chicken and Southwest Black Bean Chicken. The very sophisticated reason we eat these so frequently is two fold, ladies and gentlemen.  1) They are easier than easy to […]

Crispy Parmesan Oven Fries

A simple recipe for oven baked fries, is what I have for you today. The addition of a few herbs and Parmesan cheese gives these beauties a fabulous flavor.  They are very simple to make and go well with all kinds of things like the French Onion Burger Of Wonder, Sloppy Joes or Grilled Chicken […]

August Menu Plan 2012

Baked Zucchini with Mozzarella, Orange Sesame Chicken, BBQ Chicken Pizza, Grilled Chicken Caesar Wrap,  Buffalo Chicken Tacos, Grilled Bruschetta Chicken,  Fabulous Grilled Flank Steak.  Hey there, ladies and gentlemen. It’s August, you know. Like…end of the summer, eat tomatoes and zucchini out of your garden, buy some school clothes, stock up on 50 cent boxes […]

Raspberry Cream Pie

Yesterday was MyTeenSon Marks 15th birthday. “A cell phone, for Pete’s sake.” is what he said he wanted. He has asked for one, every year for the last 75 years of his life. So we took him out to lunch, and MyHandsomeHusband presented him with a long, extra large box, wrapped with in black polka […]

Creamy Pesto and Chicken Pasta

I know your hot.  Let me rephrase that.  What I meant to say is, I know it’s hot this summer and that you must be hot because you and summer are existing together right now and summer is hot, man. Really hot.  Which leads me to believe, you might not like heating up your oven, […]

Gooey Sweet Coconut Chex Mix (The Bomb Diggity)

So, I am going to wager this isn’t the first time you’ve heard of this recipe.  Am I right?  Someone may have left a bag full on your doorstep last Christmas, or maybe your sister made it for a Girls Night Out. Perhaps your pretty Mother In Law brought it along to your family reunion? […]

Grilled Chicken Caesar Wrap

I do believe, if I had to.  Really, really had to.  I could eat this Grilled Chicken Caesar Wrap everyday for the rest of my life and be a very happy woman. The ingredients are simple, but packed with flavor. A warm grilled chicken breast is sliced and nestled in a spinach wrap surrounded by […]